| 10 minutes | 1958
A watershed work for Kie?lowski, and certainly his most personal film. Camera Buff focuses on a worker who buys an 8mm movie camera to preserve memories of his young family. What starts as a hobby gradually becomes a consuming passion. As always, Kie?lowski took pains to faithfully capture the daily life of the time, and an underlying theme emerges as a result: a reflection on the saving graces of cinema and the artist’s influence on society at large. For anyone looking for an...
| 117 minutes | 1979
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